Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:49:42 EST 1800 Brodie earns ECAC All-Star honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150952860/Brodie-earns-ECAC-All-Star-honors DANBURY, Conn. — Newberry College senior women's soccer midfielder Gabrielle Brodie has been named an Eastern College Athletic Conference Division II First Team All-Star, as announced by the ECAC office this week. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:13:04 EST Newberry pins four in 29-19 win at Belmont Abbey http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150950346/Newberry-pins-four-in-29-19-win-at-Belmont-Abbey BELMONT, N.C. — The No. 10 Newberry College wrestling team used four wins by fall to take a 29-19 win over the Belmont Abbey College Crusaders at the Wheeler Center in a December 18 matinee. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:36:03 EST Mid-Carolina Rebels split games with Eau Claire http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150958603/Mid-Carolina-Rebels-split-games-with-Eau-Claire COLUMBIA — The Mid-Carolina Lady Rebels opened their region play with a win on the road Friday night as they took on the Eau Claire Shamrocks. The Lady Rebels came out on top with a final score of 64-45. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:43:02 EST Holiday Classic first round complete http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150961778/Holiday-Classic-first-round-complete NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School varsity boys basketball team found itself trailing 21-8 Saturday night to Batesburg-Leesville in the opening round of the Newberry Holiday Classic in the Scott Gym. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:12:04 EST Wolves jump two spots in D2SIDA National Poll http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150919328/Wolves-jump-two-spots-in-D2SIDA-National-Poll WICHITA, Kan. — The Newberry College men's basketball team has moved up two spots to No. 16 in this week's D2SIDA National Poll published on Dec. 16. This week's poll does not reflect the lone blemish on the Wolves'... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:28:03 EST Columbia Capitals sweep Newberry http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150916642/Columbia-Capitals-sweep-Newberry NEWBERRY — The Columbia High School Capitals took a regional sweep over Newberry High School on Tuesday in the Scott Gym.The Lady Bulldogs came into their game undefeated as the Lady Capitals only dressed eight players. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:47:01 EST Mid-Carolina splits games against Batesburg http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150932106/Mid-Carolina-splits-games-against-Batesburg PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina High School boys got their sixth win of the season Wednesday night over Batesburg Leesville. The boys dominated with a score of 84-56. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:27:04 EST Duong leads Wolves to eighth at Midwest Classic http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150878543/Duong-leads-Wolves-to-eighth-at-Midwest-Classic INDIANAPOLIS — Newberry College 125-pounder Trung Duong won the championship of his weight class to lead the No. 10-ranked Wolves to a xxth place finish at the 36th Annual Midwest Classic, hosted by the University of Indianapolis. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:18:01 EST Newberry High School Holiday Classic begins Saturday http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150886813/Newberry-High-School-Holiday-Classic-begins-Saturday NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School boys basketball team will host a three-day tournament from Dec. 20 through Dec. 23. Eight teams will play and every team is guaranteed to play a game each day. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:14:01 EST Willard lands on All-America second team http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150903191/Willard-lands-on-All-America-second-team ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Following the second-ever season in school history, Newberry College field hockey has received their first ever All-American. Kaitlyn Willard earned second team Division II All-America honors as published by Synapse... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:22:03 EST Newberry dropped by Railsplitters http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150898861/Newberry-dropped-by-Railsplitters HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Newberry College men's basketball team lost 100-81 on Monday evening inside the Tex Turner Arena on the campus of Lincoln Memorial. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:45:02 EST Wolves fall to LMU on the road http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150898463/Wolves-fall-to-LMU-on-the-road HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Newberry Wolves women's basketball team suffered a tough defeated on the road on Monday night as they dropped an 86-76 contest to the Lady Railsplitters of Lincoln Memorial. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:23:02 EST Wolves snap three-game losing skid http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150877131/Wolves-snap-three-game-losing-skid NEWBERRY — Newberry snapped a three-game losing skid as they knocked off nonconference foe Francis Marion on Saturday, 56-40. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:53:03 EST Newberry surges to 10-0 hoops season start http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150877128/Newberry-surges-to-10-0-hoops-season-start NEWBERRY — The No. 22/18 Newberry College men's basketball team thundered to a big first half lead and sustained multiple rallies by the Southern Wesleyan University Warriors in a 99-80 victory in Eleazer Arena on... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:51:02 EST Edwards stays grounded http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150842170/Edwards-stays-grounded PROSPERITY — While he won't come out and say it, 2014 has been a long year for Prosperity's favorite son, C.J. Edwards. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:58:02 EST Newberry Eagles handle Wardlaw Academy http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150875147/Newberry-Eagles-handle-Wardlaw-Academy JOHNSTON — Newberry Academy traveled to Johnston on Friday night to face the Patriots of Wardlaw Academy. Both teams from Newberry won convincingly, with the Lady Eagles wining 33-14 and the boys team winning 58-40. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:13:03 EST MCHS Rebels thump Chapin Eagles, 61-41 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/150866496/MCHS-Rebels-thump-Chapin-Eagles-61-41 PROSPERITY — The Mid-Carolina High School Rebel boys dominated the court Friday night when Chapin came into town for a non-conference game.The Lady Rebels weren't as lucky, dropping their game 53-63 to the Lady Eagles. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:04:03 EST NHS girls improve to 5-0 on season http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150877120/NHS-girls-improve-to-5-0-on-season NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs remain undefeated after five games on the season after completing seasonal sweeps of both Clinton High School and Saluda High School over the weekend at home. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:39:01 EST NHS boys win third straight http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/150877111/NHS-boys-win-third-straight NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School varsity boys basketball team were able to avenge its two losses on the season against Clinton and Saluda high schools with victories within 24 hours over the two teams this past weekend. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:38:02 EST Newberry routs College of Faith, 118-79 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/150854970/Newberry-routs-College-of-Faith-118-79 NEWBERRY — The Newberry College men's basketball team eased to a 118-79 victory on Wednesday against the College of Faith Saints inside Eleazer Arena. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:07:01 EST